Figured Curupixa Veneered Panels & Jointed Veneer
Curupixa is also known as Abiurana, Bacu Mixa, Cubixa, Grubixa, Grumixava, Pau de Remo, Rosadinho, Baaka Bouba, Bacouman, Balata Blanc, Balata Indien, Bouchi Apa, Maaka, Mamantin, Kudi Biushi, Moraballi, Reini Lout, Riemhout and Suikerhout. It is found in northeastern South America in Brazil, French Guiana, Surinam and Guyana.
Curupixa sapwood is not demarcated from the heartwood, which is a yellow brown to grey brown, with sometimes pink or purplish tints.
Curupixa veneer grain is straight and texture is fine.